Filmmaker | Smush Media
Jennifer Steinman is an award-winning filmmaker and the Co-Founder of Smush Media, a film and video production company with a dual vision: to create documentaries that effect change in the world, and to harness the power of documentary style and sensibility to make meaningful corporate and commercial films. Steinman most recently produced the EMMY® Award-winning documentary, TIME FOR ILHAN, featuring U.S. Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, which premiered at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival and is currently streaming on Amazon Prime. Her previous feature films as Director & Producer include DESERT RUNNERS, which was named by the Huffington Post as one of “The Top 10 Documentaries of 2013,” and MOTHERLAND (SXSW Film Festival Audience Award Winner, 2009). Steinman has produced and edited content for ABC, MTV, PBS, Discovery, National Geographic, Disney+ and many other television networks. She has won numerous awards and has been nominated for an Emmy® Award for Outstanding Achievement in Editing.